Floki Inu (CCC:FLOKI-USD) is the latest dog-themed altcoin to cause a buzz among crypto investors. On the heels of Dogecoin (CCC:DOGE-USD) and Shiba Inu (CCC:SHIB-USD) it’s easy to understand the excitement for another “pup coin.”   Source: Shutterstock The cryptocurrency market is valued at over $3 trillion dollars. And a significant part of that value comes from altcoins. As Thomas Niel…

Metaverse plays come in all shapes and sizes. The metaverse networks themselves can be wildly different, from Decentraland’s (CCC:MANA-USD) fully immersive 3D experience to Axie Infinity’s (CCC:AXS-USD) two-dimensional, top-down metaverse. There are also plenty of crypto plays that work in accessory with these larger networks, like Efinity (CCC:EFI-USD), which allows users to transfer non-fungible tokens (NFTs) across…

Cardano (CCC:ADA-USD) has been floating down in the past two months. As of Nov. 17, ADA is about 37.7% off its peak of $2.97 per token in early September. Its price was $1.85 per token yesterday. Source: Shutterstock So far, its recent upgrade to allow smart contracts has given Cardano a slow start in the decentralized…

Shares of Blue Safari Group (NASDAQ:BSGA) are trending higher today by 3% to an all-time-high after the SPAC entered a definitive merger agreement with Bitdeer Technologies. Bitdeer is a cryptocurrency mining platform that operates five proprietary mining centers in the U.S. and Norway. Blue Safari stated that the merger will allow it to invest in…

Just like I anticipated happening earlier this month, Solana (CCC:SOL-USD) has been trending lower. To some extent, its because of traders taking profit after the token’s epic run-up over the past few months. In addition, due to the still in-progress overall crypto sell-off. Source: Shutterstock Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD), not too long after hitting a new all-time high,…

How high can the price of Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD) go now that the biggest upgrade in more than four years has been made to the cryptocurrency? Source: Shutterstock It’s been quite a run for the world’s largest digital asset over the past few months. After falling to a trough of $29,789.90 on July 19, BTC has…

Cryptocurrency has a severe energy issue. Proof-of-work crypto mining, like that of Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD), saps up copious amounts of energy. Moreover, each transaction on a network uses energy; when those transactions are coming in by the thousands every second, it adds up. Earlier this year, networks began making efforts to mitigate the toll cryptos inflict on…

Two months after its most recent major upgrade, buzz around Cardano (CCC:ADA-USD) has cooled. Crypto investors today are more focused on other opportunities. For instance, the so-called “pupcoins,” like Dogecoin (CCC:DOGE-USD), Shiba Inu (CCC:SHIB-USD), and Floki Inu (CCC:FLOKI-USD). Source: Grey82 / Shutterstock.com Crypto investors are also in some more serious competitors, like Solana (CCC:SOL-USD). As you…

Decentraland (CCC:MANA-USD) is a crypto-powered virtual reality game. It’s a virtual living platform written on an Ethereum (CCC:ETH-USD) blockchain platform. Land, outfits, scenes and a host of other virtual assets can be bought using MANA crypto tokens. And, just like in real life, they can appreciate in value based on supply and demand. Source: shutterstock.com/Piotr Swat…

It’ll certainly be hard for many sports fans to start calling the home of the Lakers and the Kings the Crypto.com (CCC:CRO-USD) Arena. However, that’s going to be the case — the Staples Center will be no more, and fans will have to adapt to the new name of the Crypto.com Arena. Source: Stanslavs /…

Avalanche (CCC:AVAX-USD), the “fastest smart contracts platform in the blockchain industry,” is reaching for the snowy mountain top — and beyond. The AVAX crypto is up 13% on the day, to top off an absolutely blistering month. Amid lofty Avalanche price predictions, the layer-one blockchain is up more than 85% this month, and over 200%…

The rebranding of Facebook into Meta Platforms (NASDAQ:FB) has generated significant interest in the metaverse, offering a new investment theme for Wall Street. The metaverse is an immersive, third-dimensional platform with a multitude of experiences that include games, social networks and shopping. In turn, the growing investor attention has recently fueled a rally in meta coins, or cryptocurrencies…

Mark Zuckerberg and his company’s rebrand from Facebook to Meta Platforms (NASDAQ:FB) threw open the floodgates. Now, investors can’t escape the metaverse… but it seems they don’t want to. Money continues to flow into so-called metaverse cryptos in an effort to capitalize on the hype. Sandbox (CCC:SAND-USD), one of the most-established names in this space,…

Feeling patriotic? This week, rare art collectors and crypto investors alike are about to have an interesting opportunity, particularly if they are fans of the red, white and blue. One of 13 surviving first-edition copies of the U.S. Constitution is up for auction through Sotheby’s. Making things more interesting is the fact that a decentralized autonomous…

Cryptocurrency is becoming more ubiquitous by the day. Even if you’ve never considered buying a digital currency, you’ve probably been seeing it more in your day-to-day life. Primetime sports events are now interspersed with commercials for crypto exchanges. MLB umpires are wearing FTX logos on their uniforms. Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD) ATMs are becoming almost as common as…

If you’re looking for an energy-wasting cryptocurrency to make you rich overnight, EverGreenCoin (CCC:EGC-USD) isn’t it. Instead, EverGreenCoin is focused on core foundational principles intended to keep the Earth healthy and livable for everyone. Maybe you’ve heard of other green cryptos. This is a growing category because some of the more popular digital assets are…

XYO (CCC:XYO-USD), a cryptocurrency expanding partnerships and announcing an upgrade to its network, is skyrocketing. Source: karnoff / Shutterstock In 2017, XY Labs created a new protocol for location-based data and shared incentives called the XYO Network. The first ERC20 tokens were minted in 2018 to build blockchain applications using this oracle network, enabling developers to…

Not that YouTube videos by random gurus are anything to go by, but there’s been quite some talk about Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD) hitting $98,000, either by the end of this month or this year. Since I’m not about calling out any one specific individual, just do a search for “Bitcoin 98,000” to see. However, recent volatility…